Monthly Archives: October 2011

What Difference does taking care of yourself make?? A BIG one. Welcome Confidence with arms wide open!

Before Picture

Me sans effort

After Picture

Me With Effort

This is a post addressing self-esteem and confidence. Now, I’m not going to say it’s easy as, ‘1,2,3’ to find confidence in yourself especially if you have struggled with this. But, as one of those myself who has spent most of my life not liking what I see in the mirror, I can now confidently say I love myself and every part of myself – including the way I look. I’m going to tell you what helped me find this and what I do to keep thinking positively. Keep Reading!

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Vegetarianism…..My Decision and Beginning

My Maltese Dog, Philip

My Oldest Maltese Dog, Philip

This is a non-makeup post, so if you beauty gals are only here for that, you can skip this one. This is the first in a series chronicling my decision to rid my diet of meat products. This is meant to be explanatory for those who wonder why one would be meat-free as well as encouragement for those of you who want to do the same. So, keep reading if you wish…..

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Foundation Matches for NW20 Skin! Updated for Fall 2015!

  • My NW20 Skintone
My skintone – NW20

This is a post for those of you fair girls like me. I know it’s so frustrating to find a drugstore foundation that matches you perfectly, and since I’ve had a lot of luck with drugstore foundations in the recent months, I thought I’d share that with you.

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Buffalo Chicken Wrap Recipe. Surprise, it’s Vegetarian!

Vegetarian Buffalo Chicken Wrap Recipe

Vegetarian Buffalo Chicken Wrap

So, those of you who are close to me are aware that I’m going Vegetarian. I’m trying really hard to go Vegan but it’s difficult to get rid of all the dairy since it seems that dairy is in everything! But, in the meantime, I’m trying to come up with creative breakfast, lunches, and dinners which are completely Vegetarian. So, this is my newest creation. Read on for the rest…..

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Orly Seashell Swatch for Susan G. Komen + Mini Review

Orly Seashell for Susan g. Komen

Orly Seashell for Susan G. Komen

It’s October, so it means that you will be seeing pink everywhere! It’s breast cancer awareness month and during October, many cosmetics manufacturers like to kick out a lot of pink products and give proceeds to breast cancer research. Since recently deciding to go cruelty free with my makeup, I’ve turned to Orly since Sally Hansen is now a no-no for me. I have to tell y’all, I can’t believe I waited this long to try Orly. I’ll go on about how awesome they are in the mini-review. Keep on reading for more…..

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